protest verb translation to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "protest" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [I or T]
/prəˈtest/ US  /ˈproʊ.test/
to show that you disagree with something by standing somewhere, shouting, carrying signs,
A big crowd of demonstrators were protesting against cuts in health spending.
US Outside, a group of students were protesting research cuts.
Opposing and against
to say something forcefully or complain about something
A lot of people protested about the new working hours.
They protested bitterly to their employers, but to no avail.
[+ that] A young girl was crying, protesting that she didn't want to leave her mother.
All through the trial he protested his innocence (= strongly said he was not guilty).
(Definition of protest verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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